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John Arnold

Birthdate:
Birthplace: East Haddam, Connecticut Colony
Death: Died in Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
Place of Burial: East Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Joseph Arnold and Elizabeth Brainerd
Husband of Hannah Arnold
Father of Gideon Arnold; John Arnold; Mehitable Lewis; Joshua Arnold; Hannah Wheeler and 9 others
Brother of Gideon Arnold; Joseph Arnold; Samuel Arnold; Josiah Arnold; Susanna Brooks and 3 others

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About John Arnold

A Catalogue of the Names of the Early Puritan Settlers of the Colony of ...

By Royal Ralph Hinman, p. 59.  (free e-book).

John Arnold, son of Joseph, married Hannah Meakins, Jan. 12 1709/10, of Hartford and had Hannah b. March 3, 1713; John, July 8, 1715; Sarah Dec. 1, 1717; Samuel b. March 16, 1720; Henry July 27, 1722.

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The date of the early settlement of Haddam Neck is involved in obscurity, but it is supposed to be about 1710 or '12, by the following persons, some of them settling later than others: William BRAINERD, his wife Sarah BIDWELL, and their children; James BRAINERD jr., his wife Anne; Thomas SELDEN, his wife Sarah, and their children; Sylvester DUDLEY; Gideon GOFF jr., and perhaps his father; Jabez BROOKS Esq., and perhaps Thomas BROOKS; Dr. Joshua and Deacon Gideon ARNOLD, their sisters, and possibly their father, John; ____ CONE; Robert CHAPMAN; Benajah CLARK, and perhaps Deacon Ebenezer SMITH and William MARKHAM; _____ STOCKING. Of these, William BRAINERD, the fifth child of Daniel and Hannah (SPENCER) BRAINERD, one of the original proprietors of Haddam, married Sarah BIDWELL, December 13th 1698, and built his house between the foot of Quarry Hill and the house of the late Cyprian S. BRAINERD. Their children were:

1. Sarah, married Deacon Gideon ARNOLD, one of the settlers. 2. Sergt. William J. married Esther _____. 3. Hannah, married William SMITH. 4. Samuel, married Esther BRAINERD, daughter of Jabez and Hannah (CLARK) BRAINERD, and settled in BRAINERD District in Haddam. 5. (Rev.) Chiliab, graduated at Yale, minister in Eastbury, town of Glastonbury. 6. Lieut. Josiah sen., twice married. He built his house on Quarry Hill in 1737. The house was torn down in 1883. He served in two expeditions to Canada; was with Gen. Wolfe, at the capture of Quebec; and also served in the Revolutionary war. 7. Nathan, twice married. He built his house where the house of Oliver B. ARNOLD now stands. http://dunhamwilcox.net/town_hist/haddam_neck_hist.htm

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John Arnold's Timeline

1662
1662
East Haddam, Connecticut Colony
1689
1689
Age 27
of East Haddam,Middlesex,Connecticut
1689
Age 27
Haddam, Middlesex, CT
1692
1692
Age 30
E. Haddam,Middlesex,Connecticut
1694
1694
Age 32
East Haddam, Middlesex, Connecticut
1696
1696
Age 34
East Haddam, New London County, Connecticut Colony
1702
1702
Age 40
Hampton, Windham, CT
1704
1704
Age 42
Hampton,Windham,Connecticut
1706
1706
Age 44
E. Haddam,Middlesex,Connecticut
1709
January 12, 1709
Age 47
Connecticut